Monthly Archives: February 2018

Urine Post Set Variation of the Flat Set

The urine post set is like the flat set and dirt hole set. All three set are variations of the flat set. While there are more variations to the flat set than there are to the dirt hole, I’ll try to come up with a general flat set that is generic in nature. Location is the most important aspect of ...

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Dirt Hole Set and How to Make it

The dirt hole set is one of the most effective sets for land trapping. It is made by digging a small hole in the ground and hiding a trap in front of the hole. The hole itself will attract the attention of an animal. Bait and lure placed in the hole will add additional attraction’s to the set.   Any ...

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Flat Set – First Set Every Trapper Should Learn

Most trappers start off perfecting a variation of the flat set. If trapping were a college major, the flat set would be taught in trapping 101. The flat set is one of the most widely used sets to trapping fox and coyotes. The flat sets are more popular than dirt hole set because it targets canines over other species. A ...

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Best Weasel Set You Will Ever Make

The weasel is the trappers smallest furbearer. They may not be as glorious as fox or mink, but they are just as rewarding to capture. Weasels love to dine on mice, rats, rabbits and birds and account for heavy poultry losses. Pound for pound, they are the most ruthless and vicious killer of all the furbearers. one of the best ...

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The Best Deep Snow Snaring Technique

When the deep snow and freezing cold arrives, this is actually a good time to catch animals. Trappers who only use footholds my have a hard time believing that. Those who master deep snow snaring know what I am talking about. I walked a path through the woods intercepting coyote tracks that came from the nearby hills. I simply walked ...

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Cubby Set – Build A Cubby Trap More Animals

The cubby set is one of the most versatile sets a trapper has in his arsenal. It is easy to construct, can be placed almost anywhere and be made form almost anything. The best part about the cubby set is it can be made from materials usually found a short distance from the set site. This set can be used ...

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Blind Set – Trap That Hard To Get Coyote

The Blind set is something you want to be good at. If you have never experimented with this set, you owe it to yourself. A well-constructed blind set can save you a lot of time a headache. When you get good a setting them you will be amazed at the different animals you can trap.   you can use this ...

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